Professional Dog Training & Behavior Consulting | Instinct East Harlem, NY

We Help NYC Dogs & Humans Live Happier Lives Together

New York City's

Dog Behavior Experts

Do you want to stop stressing over your dog’s behavior and feel confident in your ability to lead them through any situation? Do you want to truly understand your dog and their needs, so you can help them live the happiest life possible?

Since 2009, we have helped thousands of humans and dogs achieve their training & behavior goals and thrive together in our challenging urban environment. Our certified, veterinarian-recommended trainers and behavior consultants deliver kind, practical, evidence-based solutions to help dogs of all breeds, ages, and behavior issues.

Join our Instinct family. You’ll be amazed at what you & your dog can achieve.

Areas of Expertise

  • Behavior Therapy
  • Life Skills + Manners
  • Puppy Development
  • Adolescent Dog Behavior Support
  • Senior Dog Behavior Support
  • Veterinary Behavior Collaboration

Instinct NYC is awesome! They are professional and compassionate, their training programs are amazing, and the boarding facility they offer is wonderful. They take their time with each and every client to give the best care possible.


Let's Get Started!

Click the button to get started with a Kickoff Consultation or free Discovery Call. Our flexible, totally customized training & behavior therapy programs are individually designed to help you achieve your goals, while meeting your dog’s unique behavioral needs – as a species, a breed/mix, and an individual. So you and your dog can live a happier life together.

What We Do

Our team of certified trainers & behavior consultants takes the time to truly understand you and your dog, then helps you implement practical, fully-tailored solutions that create lasting behavior change.

Private Coaching

(Private Lessons)

We use collaborative coaching and canine behavior science to help you make progress toward your goals while prioritizing your dog’s behavioral health.   

Camp + Coaching

(Board & Train)

We use a combination of positive reinforcement board & train camp and collaborative coaching sessions to create lasting behavior change together.

Boarding for Behavioral Health

(Low-Stress Boarding)

We use canine behavioral health science to provide a boarding experience that prioritizes the wellbeing of dogs in our care.

Get To Know Us

Our unparalleled team of certified trainers, behavior consultants, Fear Free certified care professionals, helper dogs, and board-certified veterinary behaviorist partners uses a collaborative, team-based approach to help you and your dog reach your goals.

Tour Our Campus

Located in vibrant East Harlem, our fully licensed facility is like no other in New York City.

View Campus

Meet Our Team

Get to know our behavior professionals, leadership team, and veterinary behavior partners.

Meet Team

Helper Dogs

Meet our canine helpers, who provide invaluable help to our coaches and clients.

Meet Helper Dogs

Instinct East Harlem, NY

Serving Manhattan & Brooklyn

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